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The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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July 21, 1999                 Page 4B

 

mr. h.j. “hub” pickelsimer

 

Mr. H.J. “Hub” Pickelsimer, age 89, a native and lifelong resident of Suches, Georgia passed away Sunday, June 27, 1999 at his home following an extended illness.

Mr. Pickelsimer was born in Union County, Georgia, on Friday, July 23, 1909, a son of the late Andy Pickelsimer and Mary Payne Pickelsimer.  He had been employed by the U.S. Forestry Service.  Mr. Pickelsimer was a member of Cornith Baptist Church, and had been a deacon there for over 50 years.  He was also a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and Gaddistown Lodge #4.  Mr. Pickelsimer had been preceded in death by his wife, Grapelle Grizzle Pickelsimer, in 1997.

Surviving are daughter and son in law, Bessie and Robert Bridges, of Suches; sister, Grovie Grizzle, of Blairsville; grandson, Jody Bridges, of Suches; sister in law, Wilma Pickelsimer, of Blairsville and several nieces and nephews also a host of friends also survive.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 29, 1999 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville, with the Rev. Horace Potts and Rev. Don Hood officiating.  Special music was presented by the Glory Bound Quartet.  The following gentlemen serves as pallbearers; Mitchell Pickelsimer, Vaughn Grizzle, Lloyd Allen, Vaughn Ricketts, Tim Davis, Junior Bridges, the following gentlemen served as honorary escort to the family: Eldo and Clyde Harkins, Harley and Ira Harkins, and Tom B. Burnett.  Interment was in Cornith Baptist Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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July 21, 1999                 Page 4B

 

mr. robert harold hull

 

Mr. Robert Harold Hull, age 61, of Blairsville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, July 10, 1999 ion the Union General Hospital, following an extended illness.  Mr. Hull was born March 13, 1938 in Weedow, Alabama, the son of the late Ross Hull and the late Vernon Grizzle Hull.  Mr. Hull had lived in Union County for the past fifteen years.  He was employed by the Union County Road Department for a number of years and was the fire chief of Station #3 volunteer Fire Department.  Mr. Hull was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

Survivors include his wife of thirty years, Barbara Hull of Blairsville; four sons: Thomas Hull, of Taylor, Michigan, Paul, Patrick, and Eric Hull of Lincoln Park, Michigan, four daughters: Theresa crisp and Elizabeth Damer, both of Jacksonville, Fla., Lisa Owens of Virginia beach, Virginia, and Susan Hull of Blairsville, GA; five sisters, Ruby Belt of Mineral Bluff, Mrs. J.R. Belt, of Atlanta, Louise Lavender of Douglasville, Mearl Blodgett of Jamestown, CAL., and Patricia Chitwood, of Jonesboro; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, many other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral services were held on Monday, July 12, 1999 at 2 p.m. from the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with Father Tim Gadziala and the Rev. Stacy Dyer officiating.  Special music was provided by the Harmony Grove Choir.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: David Dyer, George Holland, Silas Bohannon, Rickey Dyer, Luke Hedden, Roger Seabolt, Clyde Meade, Thomas Hull, and Patrick Hull, honorary pallbearers were Charles Worden, Gene Nelson, and Ernie Pruitt.  Interment was in the harmony Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.

 


The North Georgia News

Blairsville, GA  30512

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July 21, 1999                 Page 4B

 

mrs. ellen bingham moore

 

            Mrs. Ellen Bingham Moore, age 60, native and lifelong resident of Union county, GA, passed away Monday, July 12, 1999 from injuries she sustained in an automobile accident.

Mrs. Moore was born in Union County, GA on Wednesday, February 22, 1939, a daughter of Roy Bingham and Dovie Towe Bingham.  She was a member of Ivy Log Baptist Church, and was the widow of the late Ralph Moore, who passed away in 1993.

Surviving are two sons and daughter-in-laws, Jack and Shiela Moore and Ben and Cindy Moore, all of Blairsville; daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Keith Donaldson, of Blairsville; her parents, Roy and Dovie Bingham of Blairsville; sisters, Blanche Patterson, Sara Anderson, Betty Brewer, Bonnie Tolliver, Mary Holbrook, all of Blairsville, and Diane Simmons of Helen, GA; brothers, Roy Bingham, Jr. of Hiawassee, Joe Bingham of Ranger, NC, and Tony Bingham of Blairsville; grandchildren, Jason, Jeffrey, Matthew, Sharon, Chris and Stephen Moore, and Will Donaldson, all of Blairsville; many friends and other relatives also survive.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, July 14, 1999 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville with Rev. Horace Potts and Rev. Waymon Lovell officiating.  Special music presented by The Kelley Trio.  The following gentlemen served as pallbearers: Freeman Chastain, Jerry Brewer, Phil Tolliver, Carol Gillespie, Wayne Patterson, and R.M. Dyer.  The following gentlemen served as honorary escort to the family: LeRoy Anderson, Sammy Holbrook, Garnie Anderson and Bill Donaldson.  Interment was in Providence Methodist Church Cemetery.

Cochran Funeral Home of Blairsville in charge of arrangements.